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WATCH Black Glam: Johnny Wright on his incredible road to success and how he...

  For the inaugural episode of our new series, Black Glam, TheGrio.com's Chief Content Officer, Amy Dubois Barnett interviewed celebrity stylist and our style correspondent,...
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THE FASHION CAFE: Hottest hairstyles for the summer

It’s time for another installment of The Fashion Cafe and this week our style gurus, Johnny Wright and Ariana Soleil are serving up secrets...
The Fashion Cafe

THE FASHION CAFE: Black designers and influencers taking over the fashion world

Johnny Wright and Ariana Soleil are back with another installment of The Fashion Cafe and this week our style gurus are discussing the Black...

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Netflix and Shondaland have finally revealed the long list of projects they're cooking up and we have all the details about what we can expect from Shonda Rhimes and Betsy Beers.  “I wanted the new Shondaland to be a place...
Unless you have been living under a rock, you know that POSE is one of the most important shows on television right now and we caught up with one of its stars, Dyllon Burnside, to find out how he...



A lesson in shady dating: Man dupes two women with switch scam

Under the category of stories filed under “no shame” comes this tale out of Tennessee...

MOGA creative director explains the brand’s “No white models” policy

Australian headscarf brand Moga has decided to use its own customers in its next advertising...
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Daytime talk queen Wendy Williams admits she was a ‘functioning’ coke addict

  Wendy Williams is used to being a lightning rod for controversy in showbiz. She's been at...

Flossing on 5-0: 911 call leads to dance off with Black kid

These days, there's no shortage stories of police being called on black people doing seemingly...
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Chadwick Boseman debuts Virgil Abloh look from Louis Vuitton collection

  Black Panther’s Chadwick Boseman stepped onto the 26th annual ESPY Awards carpet looking fresh like...



NFL may be rethinking controversial kneeling policy

The concept of taking a knee may have gotten a reprieve. The NFL is putting the...
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NFL player says he will continue national anthem protest ‘I’m going to take a fine this year, why not?’

  Tennessee Titans defensive end Jurrell Casey,  won’t be taking a bended knee during the national...
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Baseball all-star Josh Hader under fire for racist and homophobic tweets

  Those old tweets will come back and bite you every time, and this time, Milwaukee...
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Lavar Ball claims he could have beaten Lebron James 1-on-1

  LaVar Ball is at it again and this time his big mouth may be writing...
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Steph Curry losing a golf bet to his father and jumping into a lake is all you need to see today

NBA star Steph Curry may have helped his basketball team Golden State Warriors win the...


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Papa John’s founder swears he’ll clear his ‘good name’

After resigning from the company, Papa John’s founder John Schnatter has now changed his mind and wants to clear his name.
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Cancer causing baby powder cover-up costs Johnson & Johnson billions

A St. Louis jury awarded 22 women a historic judgment of $4.69 billion against Johnson & Johnson after...
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Oprah enters the restaurant business with a bang

Media mogul Oprah Winfrey announced that she is investing in the award-winning restaurant chain True Food Kitchen.
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Amazon called out for selling neo-Nazi, white supremacy products

The online retail giant is failing to adhere to its own policies by allowing the sales of the inflammatory products.
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Oprah hits another milestone on the billionaire’s list

  Oprah Winfrey’s got bank—literally—and has achieved another huge accomplishment by earning a top spot on...